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Garbhopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850. = गर्भोपनिषद्, १७००-१८५०.

Publication:
circa 1700-1850.
१७००-१८५०.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 21 cm.
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1258
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Standardized Title:
Upanishads. Garbhopaniṣad.
Subjects:
Human body -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.
Self (Philosophy).
Rites and ceremonies -- India.
Hindu philosophy.
Philosophy, Indic.
Form/Genre:
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 19th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 18th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 19th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Manuscript used for contemplation, study, and recitation, and is a Hindu philosophical treatise, the Womb upaniṣad, dealing with the nature and physiology of the human body, its origin, and the nature of selfhood.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 2v).
Written in 11-12 lines per leaf.
2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red.
Colophon: oṃ śāṃtiḥ 2 // iti garbhopaniṣat //
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1258
OCLC:
905010617